Hull is currently lies in 18th position of the ranking of the Premier League, managed to collect 7 points after 10 stages.
The hosts are in a very poor form in the league, with four consecutive defeats. Previous round, Hull lost ground in Watford, 1-0.
Scot R. Snodgrass is the team’s leading scorer in the championship, it has three goals scored before this stage.
The hosts have a list of important absences. Adama Diomande is suspended, while Robert Snodgrass, Greg Luer, Andrew Robertson, Dieumerci Mbokani, Brian Lenihan, Alex Bruce, Moses Odubajo and Allan McGregor have medical problems.
On the other side, Southampton ranks 9th the English first league standings with 13 points accumulated in 10 matches of the championship.
Guests can not handle it anymore well in the Premier League with one point obtintu in the last 2 stages after the draw with Manchester City. But in the Europa League, “saints” were able to beat Inter, 2-1.
Englishman Charlie Austin is the best scorer of the team in the Premier League with 4 goals in 10 stages.
Guests can not rely on accidentatii Jake Hesketh, Alex McCarthy, Harrison Reed, Matt Targett, Shane Long, Cedric Soares and Jeremy Pied.
Hull Probable team: Marshall – Davies, Dawson, Maguire – Clucas, Mason, Livermore, Henriksen, Elmohamady – Hernandez, Keane
Southampton Probable team: Forster – Martina, Fonte, Djik, Bertrand – classic, Romeu, Davis – Tadic – Redmond, Austin